2018 le timbre Space Quartet No.4 Syrah
Fruit grown by the John family at Malakoff vineyard in the Pyrenees, Victoria. Planted in 2005 from Best's old block clone, the vines are situated 350m above sea level on red ferrous clay with large deposits of quartz and ironstone.
Wild fermented with 50-60% whole bunches, pressed to barrel and tank and aged on solids + lees for 9 months. Racked and bottled with s02 in January 2019.
Unfiltered + unfined.
1000 750ml bottles made.